Open to students 8 years
and over, with at least one full year of ballet training and is currently
studying ballet, in an established dance program.
Roles include: Act
I Party Scene:
party children, dolls, tumblers and maids. Battle
Scene: soldiers and bunny
Act II Beginner- Intermediate level students
(8-14 yrs): Angels, Candy cane, Peppermints, Neapolitan and Polichinelles.
professional (15 yrs and over): Spanish variation (character shoes) and select
Land of the Sweets variations. Roles in
Snow scene and Waltz of the Flowers are open to qualified advanced level
dancers Pointe shoes required.
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 for Ages 15 to professional. All
pointe variations, with Chinese and Spanish.
WHEN: Sunday, September 8, 2019 for Ages 8 - 14 (NO pointe work)
PLEASE ARRIVE 1/2 HOUR
EARLY TO REGISTER.
available on our website (click LBT Performances on top right hand of screen.)
COST: $35. Audition Fee is due at registration;
please make checks payable to Lafayette Ballet Theatre (LBT) or have the exact
change. Required of dancers ages 8 17 only. TUMBLERS: No fee required if only
participating in the
DRESS: Ballet Attire.
LBT will double cast most children
roles; therefore, majority of children will perform only once. LBT
must have total control in deciding which day your child is performing.
There will be no substituting of days. Siblings
and family members will be casted in the same performance. Please make
us aware if you have a family member auditioning.
A parent of the child will
be notified by mail if they have or have not been selected and informed of
which role they will be cast in. If you choose to perform in the production a $300.
participation fee is required. This cost includes $85 per costume rental fee,
$15 pink tight purchase (females only), and a $200 rehearsal fee.
ALL REHEARSALS ARE REQUIRED. ONE (1) ABSENCE IS ALLOWED.
Normally one rehearsal per
week (with the exception of female Party Scene children). Rehearsals will be on the weekends (with the
exception of advanced level Act II variations).
This is in addition to your regular dance schedule. Rehearsals will begin in mid-September and
will continue through December 13. The
week of the performance will REQUIRE evening rehearsals at the Heymann Center,
beginning Monday, Dec. 9 through Friday, Dec. 13, 2019. The week of the performance may include late
Please contact Mitzi Heath
or Shannon Heath (Artistic Directors) at Lafayette Ballet Theatre office (337)
262-0444, or online at LafayetteBallet@aol.com, with any questions you may
have. Registration form can be downloaded from our website.